Richmond Museum of History

Museum Welcome Page 1 MHThe Richmond Museum of History is the most significant local history museum in west Contra Costa County. The museum is housed in a Carnegie Library built in 1910 that boasts a permanent exhibit gallery and a space for temporary exhibits and special events. The Museum draws from their extensive permanent collection of artifacts, photographs and documents to host educational programs and exhibitions for the benefit of the public. The Richmond Museum of History has had a presence in Richmond, California for over sixty years and we are proud to be cornerstone of the community.

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Visit the Museum!

Hours of Operation: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 1-4 PM

Physical Address: 400 Nevin Avenue Richmond, CA 94802

Admission: $5 for adults, $3 for seniors/students over 12. Kids under 12 are free with adults.

Questions? (510) 235-7387

Directions to the Museum from I-80

Take the Barrett Avenue exit toward San Pablo Avenue, Turn right onto Barrett Ave., Turn left onto 7th St., Continue onto 6th St., Turn right onto Nevin Ave.,

Public Transport: The museum is accessible via AC Transit but 72 or 76 and is located six blocks west of the Downtown Richmond BART station.

Mailing Address: PO BOX 1267 Richmond CA 94802